Past heritage grant recipients

The 2019-21 grant round saw $5.8 million awarded to 241 projects across three broad funding categories: Aboriginal Cultural Heritage, Caring for State Heritage and Community Heritage.

Aboriginal Cultural Heritage grants

15 projects totalling $570,500 were approved under the Aboriginal Cultural Heritage grants.

Applicant

Project Title

Funding approved

Albury City Council

Mungabareena Aboriginal Place Management Plan Implementation

$70,000

Bega Valley Shire Council

Back in the Day – Stories and Photos of the people of the Yuin Nation

$18,500

Blue Mountains City Council

Acknowledging Ngurra (Country), Sharing Culture – recognising the sacredness of the Three Sisters Aboriginal Place and Echo Point.

$35,000

Campbelltown City Council

Campbelltown 2020 Yarning Circle

$26,500

City of Canada Bay

Timbrell Park midden interpretative signage

$22,000

Coonabarabran Local Aboriginal Land Council

Burra Bee Dee upgrade

$16,000

Cumberland Council

Warali Wali: Stories of Prospect Creek

$25,500

Jali Local Aboriginal Land Council

Jali LALC Protection, Promotion and Preservation of Aboriginal Site of Significance

$35,000

Kinchela Boys Home Aboriginal Corporation

Kinchela Boys Home: A Macleay Valley Truth Telling and Healing Project

$70,000

Milbrae Quarries

Koomaringa Management Plan

$20,000

Mingaan Wiradjuri Aboriginal Corporation

Management Plan for Maiyingu Marragu

$20,000

NAISDA Dance College

Community Engagement Program 2019 in NAISDA Dancing (Bungul) Ground and Living Learning Space

$48,000

Paakantji Men's Dance and Culture Group Incorporated

Paaka Wiimpatja Strong Culture Big Welcome

$50,000

The Council of the City of Sydney

Contemporary cultural and social history of Redfern

$50,000

Worimi Local Aboriginal Land Council

Birubi Point Aboriginal Place Headland Embellishment and Cultural Interpretation Project

$64,000


Caring for State Heritage  grants

45 projects totalling $2,434,000 were approved under the Caring for State Heritage grants.

Applicant

Project Title

Funding approved

Anglican Church Property Trust Diocese of Sydney

Repair works to Holy Innocents Church Building Rossmore

$70,000

Anglican Parish of Grafton

Repairs and Maintenance to remove the cause of water damage to the structural brickwork of the Chapel Organ bay and North transept of Grafton Cathedral (Christ Church Cathedral Grafton)

$85,000

Bayside Council

Conservation works to Lydham Hall

$100,000

Cessnock City Council

Richmond Main Colliery Ablutions Block

$65,000

Collarenebri Local Aboriginal Land Council

Re-forming and resurfacing roadway to Aboriginal Cemetery

$135,000

Dr Jonathan King

Preservation of Stroud House

$20,000

Fivedale Pty Limited

Scone Civic Theatre - SHR No. 01660

$100,000

Friends of Lindlegreen & Mr Brad Hargans, owner of Lindlegreen

Conservation Management Plan for Lindlegreen 1827 Cob Barn, O'Connell

$20,000

Friends of Lindlegreen & Mr Brad Hargans, owner of Lindlegreen

Restoration of Lindlegreen 1827 Cob Barn, O'Connell

$150,000

Goulburn Mulwaree Council

St Clair Villa Museum and Archives Interpretation Plan

$10,000

Hungry Point Reserve Crown Land Manager

Building 7 - Maintenance, Repair and bring to standard

$85,000

Hunter Valley Training Company Pty Ltd

Conservation and Maintenance works to the Erecting Workshop and South Maitland Railway Coal Loader

$75,000

Kempsey Local Aboriginal Land Council

Saving the former Kinchela Aboriginal Boys' Training Home

$150,000

Lachlan Valley Railway Society Co-operative Limited

Development of conservation management documents for the Locomotive Store building at Cowra Locomotive Depot

$14,000

Lady Denman Heritage Complex Huskisson Inc. (trading as the Jervis Bay Maritime Museum)

Lady Denman Ferry Structural Assessment 2019

$10,000

Lane Cove Council

Carisbrook House - Stage 2 Cistern Works

$46,000

Lucy East

The Malachi - A State Heritage renewal project in the heart of Oberon NSW

$70,000

Maitland City Council

Glebe Cemetery Monumental Conservation Works including iconic and vault structures

$32,000

Maitland Masonic Centre

Replace Slate Roof and Repair Supporting Beam

$140,000

Mr David Brazier

Nubrygyn Inn roof conservation

$40,000

Mr John Dunn

Dawesleigh exterior repairs, restoration and renovation

$40,000

Mr Ken Snowden

Mountain View Homestead

$100,000

Mrs Kerry Lee

Replacement of asbestos roof cladding with new fibre cement corrugated cladding

$88,000

Ms Ingrid King

Purulia conservation and maintenance works

$35,000

National Trust of Australia (NSW)

Woodford Academy Heritage Interpretation Strategy Update

$16,000

National Trust of Australia (NSW)

Research and assessment of significance to inform a Conservation Management Plan for Ahimsa Cheltnam

$20,000

Newtown Erskineville Anglican Church

Church accessibility ramp and church/rectory roof repairs

$20,000

Old Dubbo Gaol

Old Dubbo Gaol - Stage 2 - Padded Cell Conservation

$50,000

Old Dubbo Gaol / Dubbo Regional Council

Old Dubbo Gaol - Stage 1 - Padded Cell Conservation Management Strategy

$20,000

Orange City Council

Conserving Wentworth Mine

$19,000

Orange City Council

Cook Park Conservation Management Plans

$10,000

Port Macquarie Historical Society Inc.

Repairs and Structural Remediation to Port Macquarie Museum

$20,000

Randwick Presbyterian Church

Randwick Presbyterian Church - Reduction of water ingress and repair of damage

$70,000

Romani Pastoral Company Pty Ltd as trustee for The Romani Family Trust

Conservation Management Plan

$20,000

Rookwood General Cemeteries Reserve Land Manager

Frazer Mausoleum Fabric Assessment & Conservation Works

$20,000

Shellharbour City Council

Bass Point Reserve Conservation Management

$20,000

Snowy Mountains Forests

Conservation Management Plan for Coppabella Blacksmith Shop, Stables and Burial Plot

$20,000

St. John's Anglican Church, Wilberforce, NSW / Anglican Diocese of Sydney

St. John's Wilberforce and Macquarie Schoolhouse/Chapel Precinct, Conservation Management Plan

$19,000

The Eryldene Trust

Eryldene Conservation Management Plan

$20,000

The Friends of The Australiana Pioneer Village Society Incorporated

Australiana Pioneer Village Maintenance Plan

$20,000

The Uniting Church in Australia Property Trust (NSW) c/- Pitt Street Uniting Church

Pitt Street Uniting Church - Conservation Management Plan

$20,000

The Uniting Church in Australia Property Trust (NSW) on behalf of UCA - Orange Parish

Orange Uniting Church - Conservation Works

$100,000

Tranby National Indigenous Adult Education & Training Also known as Co-operative for Aborigines Ltd

Conserving and Restoring Tranby’s Heritage buildings- making Tranby a safe workplace

$80,000

Wagga Wagga City Council

Mobile Cooks Galley Conservation Project

$20,000

Zig Zag Railway Co-op LTD on behalf of the Zig Zag Railway Reserve Trust

The Preservation of Stonework on the Great Zig Zag

$150,000


Community Heritage

181 projects totalling $2,810,500 were approved under the Community Heritage grants. There are five activity types of eligible activities funded through this grant stream. They are:

  • Community engagement
  • Interpretation
  • Local Government Heritage Studies
  • Local Heritage Advisor Services
  • Small Heritage Grants programs

Community Engagement

8 projects totalling $295,000 were approved

Applicant

Project Title

Funding approved

Broken Hill Productions

United We Stand: Strikes, Solidarity & Scabs in Broken Hill

$50,000

Cootamundra Gundagai Regional Council

Engage and interpret a unique SHR item of WW2 history

$25,000

HELM (Heritage of East Lake Macquarie)

Snapshots of the past

$10,000

Lake Macquarie City Council

Wangi Wangi Gun Emplacement Conservation Works and Interpretation

$50,000

Milparinka Heritage and Tourism Association Inc

Albert Goldfields Mining Heritage Interpretation and Interactivity Project

$50,000

The Oaks Historical Society Incorporated

Digitizing Wollondilly’s Past

$10,000

The Project Zone Pty Ltd

History Here 2019

$50,000

Tweed Shire Council

Aboriginal Cultural Heritage at Captain Cook Memorial Lighthouse Building

$50,000

Interpretation

7 projects totalling $209,000 were approved

Applicant

Project Title

Funding approved

Albury City Council

Albury, Australia, The Netherlands Exhibition

$26,000

Convict Trail Project

Great North Road Interpretation Update

$30,000

Cumberland Council

Prospect Hill Integrated Interpretation Plan

$20,000

Hungry Point Reserve Crown Land Manager

Cronulla Fisheries Interpretive Signage at Hungry Point Reserve

$35,000

Lake Macquarie City Council

Rathmines Park Interpretation

$40,000

Snowy Valleys Council

To extend an outdoor museum of heritage gold mining equipment

$40,000

Trustees Of The Roman Catholic Church For The Diocese Of Bathurst

Development of Interpretation Plan (and implement)

$18,000

Local Government Heritage Studies

22 projects totalling $609,500 were approved

Applicant

Project Title

Funding approved

Albury City Council

Albury City-Wide Heritage Study

$40,000

Blue Mountains City Council

Ngurra (Country) is everything - managing Aboriginal Cultural Heritage through Traditional Owners continuing relationships to Country in the Blue Mountains

$39,000

Bourke Shire Council

Bourke Main Street Upgrade

$10,000

Broken Hill Council

Broken Hill Heritage Study Review

$35,000

Camden Council

Camden Heritage Study Review

$30,000

Central Coast Council

Comprehensive LEP Heritage Study

$50,000

Cessnock City Council

Cessnock Local Government Area Aboriginal Heritage Study Phase 2

$31,000

Hawkesbury City Council

Hawkesbury LGA Wide - Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Study

$30,000

Inner West Council*

Heritage Pubs Study - Inner West LGA

$10,000*

Inner West Council*

Timber Buildings Study - Inner West LGA

$10,000*

Inner West Council*

Twentieth Century Heritage - Inner West LGA

$10,000*

Kiama

Manning Street Heritage Conservation Area

$15,000

Lachlan Shire Council

Lachlan Shire Council Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Study 2019

$40,000

Lake Macquarie City Council

Teralba Heritage Conservation Area Assessment and Development Control Plan

$20,000

Maitland City Council

Maitland Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Study

$50,000

Maitland City Council

Maitland Rural Heritage Study

$37,500

Mid Coast Council

MidCoast Heritage Planning Provisions

$30,000

Northern Beaches Council

Northern Beaches Modern Architecture Heritage Study

$40,000

Port Macquarie Hastings Council

Port Macquarie-Hastings Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Study

$30,000

Shoalhaven City Council

Heritage investigations for the historic town of Berry - Review of Heritage Study & Inventory

$12,000

Strathfield Council

Strathfield Heritage Review

$30,000

Upper Lachlan Shire Council

Upper Lachlan Shire Heritage Review 2019-2020

$10,000

* Inner West Council have the choice of accepting $10,000 for each of the three heritage studies or $30,000 for only the Twentieth Century Heritage Study.

Local Government Small Grants (Devolved)

73 projects totalling $821,000 were approved

Applicant Council

Funding approved per year

Total Funding

Armidale

$6,250

$12,500

Bathurst Regional

$5,500

$11,000

Bega Valley

$5,500

$11,000

Bellingen

$5,500

$11,000

Berrigan

$5,500

$11,000

Blacktown

$5,500

$11,000

Blayney

$5,500

$11,000

Blue Mountains

$5,500

$11,000

Bourke

$5,500

$11,000

Brewarrina

$5,500

$11,000

Broken Hill

$5,500

$11,000

Byron

$5,500

$11,000

Cabonne

$5,500

$11,000

Canada Bay

$5,500

$11,000

Central Darling

$5,500

$11,000

Cessnock

$5,500

$11,000

Clarence Valley

$5,500

$11,000

Coffs Harbour

$5,500

$11,000

Coolamon

$5,500

$11,000

Cowra

$5,500

$11,000

Dubbo

$6,250

$12,500

Eurobodalla

$5,500

$11,000

Edward River

$6,250

$12,500

Fairfield

$5,500

$11,000

Forbes

$5,500

$11,000

Georges River

$6,250

$12,500

Gilgandra

$5,500

$11,000

Glen Innes Severn

$5,500

$11,000

Goulburn Mulwaree

$5,500

$11,000

Greater Hume

$5,500

$11,000

Hawkesbury

$5,500

$11,000

Hilltops

$6,250

$12,500

Inverell

$5,500

$11,000

Lachlan

$5,500

$11,000

Lake Macquarie

$5,500

$11,000

Leeton

$5,500

$11,000

Liverpool Plains

$5,500

$11,000

Lockhart

$5,500

$11,000

Maitland

$5,500

$11,000

Mid Coast

$6,250

$12,500

Mid-Western Regional

$5,500

$11,000

Moree Plains Shire Council

$5,500

$11,000

Murray River

$6,250

$12,500

Muswellbrook

$5,500

$11,000

Nambucca

$5,500

$11,000

Narrandera

$5,500

$11,000

Northern Beaches

$6,250

$12,500

Orange

$5,500

$11,000

Parkes

$5,500

$11,000

Parramatta

$6,250

$12,500

Penrith

$5,500

$11,000

Port Macquarie-Hastings

$5,500

$11,000

Port Stephens

$5,500

$11,000

Queanbeyan-Palerang

$6,250

$12,500

Richmond Valley

$5,500

$11,000

Shoalhaven

$5,500

$11,000

Singleton

$5,500

$11,000

Snowy Monaro

$6,250

$12,500

Snowy Valleys

$6,250

$12,500

Strathfield

$5,500

$11,000

Tamworth Regional

$5,500

$11,000

Temora

$5,500

$11,000

Tenterfield

$5,500

$11,000

Tweed

$5,500

$11,000

Upper Hunter

$5,500

$11,000

Upper Lachlan

$5,500

$11,000

Wagga Wagga

$5,500

$11,000

Walgett

$5,500

$11,000

Warrumbungle

$5,500

$11,000

Weddin

$5,500

$11,000

Wingecarribee

$5,500

$11,000

Wollongong

$5,500

$11,000

Yass Valley

$5,500

$11,000

Local Government Heritage Advisor Services

71 projects totalling $876,000 were approved

Applicant Council

Funding approved per year

Total Funding

Bathurst Regional

$6,000

$12,000

Bega Valley

$6,000

$12,000

Bellingen

$6,000

$12,000

Berrigan

$6,000

$12,000

Blacktown

$6,000

$12,000

Blayney

$6,000

$12,000

Blue Mountains

$6,000

$12,000

Bourke

$6,000

$12,000

Brewarrina

$6,000

$12,000

Broken Hill

$6,000

$12,000

Byron

$6,000

$12,000

Cabonne

$6,000

$12,000

Central Darling

$6,000

$12,000

Cessnock

$6,000

$12,000

City of Canada Bay

$6,000

$12,000

Coffs Harbour

$6,000

$12,000

Coolamon

$6,000

$12,000

Cowra

$6,000

$12,000

Dubbo

$7,000

$14,000

Dungog

$6,000

$12,000

Edward River

$7,000

$14,000

Eurobodalla

$6,000

$12,000

Fairfield

$6,000

$12,000

Federation

$7,000

$14,000

Forbes

$6,000

$12,000

Georges River

$7,000

$14,000

Gilgandra

$6,000

$12,000

Glen Innes Severn

$6,000

$12,000

Goulburn Mulwaree

$6,000

$12,000

Hawkesbury

$6,000

$12,000

Hilltops

$7,000

$14,000

Inverell

$6,000

$12,000

Kiama

$6,000

$12,000

Lachlan Shire

$6,000

$12,000

Leeton

$6,000

$12,000

Lithgow

$6,000

$12,000

Liverpool Plains

$6,000

$12,000

Lockhart

$6,000

$12,000

Mid Coast

$7,000

$14,000

Mid-Western Regional

$6,000

$12,000

Moree Plains

$6,000

$12,000

Murray River

$7,000

$14,000

Muswellbrook

$6,000

$12,000

Narrandera

$6,000

$12,000

Northern Beaches

$7,000

$14,000

Orange

$6,000

$12,000

Parkes

$6,000

$12,000

Parramatta

$7,000

$14,000

Penrith

$6,000

$12,000

Port Macquarie-Hastings

$6,000

$12,000

Port Stephens

$6,000

$12,000

Queanbeyan-Palerang

$7,000

$14,000

Richmond Valley

$6,000

$12,000

Shellharbour

$6,000

$12,000

Shoalhaven

$6,000

$12,000

Singleton

$6,000

$12,000

Snowy Monaro

$7,000

$14,000

Snowy Valleys

$7,000

$14,000

Tamworth Regional

$6,000

$12,000

Temora

$6,000

$12,000

Tenterfield

$6,000

$12,000

Tweed

$6,000

$12,000

Upper Hunter

$6,000

$12,000

Upper Lachlan

$6,000

$12,000

Wagga Wagga

$6,000

$12,000

Walgett

$6,000

$12,000

Warrumbungle

$6,000

$12,000

Weddin

$6,000

$12,000

Wingecarribee

$6,000

$12,000

Wollongong

$6,000

$12,000

Yass Valley

$6,000

$12,000